The Urgent Need for Nuclear Risk Reduction in Asia
August 30, 2014
Asia Pacific Leadership Network
Canberra - In a new policy brief published jointly by the APLN and the Centre for Nuclear Non-Proliferation and Disarmament (CCND), CNND Research Director Tanya Ogilvie-White calls for urgent steps to improve communication, raise awareness of nuclear dangers, foster cooperative approaches to security and increase support for disarmament amid rising strategic tensions and other security concerns in Asia.
NATO at a Crossroads - Again: Recommendations for the Newport Summit
August 29, 2014
European Leadership Network
London - ELN Research Director Lukasz Kulesa argues in a new brief that NATO leaders should deliver a unified response to the challenge posed by Russia in Ukraine, compromise on reassurance to signal that NATO can effectively navigate through crisis, and be aware of the multi-dimensional relaities of today's security environment
Helping Ukraine is a U.S. Imperative
August 26, 2014
The Wall Street Journal
William J. Perry and George P. Shultz
New York - In a Wall Street Journal op-ed, NSP Principals William J. Perry and George P. Shultz express concern that "the events in Ukraine are not receiving the response they deserve." The authors say they do not seek confrontation with Russia and believe that a good relationship between the United States and Russia is in the best interests of the U.S. and of a peaceful world order.
The Need for a Comprehensive Approach to Reduce Nuclear Risks
August 21, 2014
Federation of American Scientists
Buenos Aires - In an op-ed, Latin American Leadership Network Secretary Irma Arguello argues that current fragmented approaches to addressing escalating nucear threats are at a crossroads and leaders should explore pragmatic new ways to reduce risks based on coordinated efforts.
Security of the Broader Baltic Sea Region
August 20, 2014
Latvian Institute of International Affairs
Andris Spruds and Karlis Bukovskis